Caller Pranks Fox News During WV Mine Report

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Lost Remote newsletter brings you the the best in streaming news, from staffing changes to premiere dates to trailers—to the latest platform moves. Sign up today.

The Huffington Post

A prank call to Fox News by an infamous Howard Stern super-fan made it on air on Monday.

During a segment on a West Virginia mining accident, the trickster known as Captain Janks was introduced by anchor Shepard Smith as “Richard Kendrowski,” a spokesperson for “the energy company.”

Asked to share information about the accident, Janks blurted out, “We’ve learned that Jamie Foxx is a c**t and that Howard Stern rules.”

“That’s unfortunate,” Smith quickly interjected. More…